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Nature's Medicines : From Asthma to Weight Gain, from Colds to High Cholesterol -- The Most Powerful All-Natural Cures

Gale Maleskey (See book keywords and concepts)

Whether eaten as a food or taken as medicine, cayenne pepper has been used for centuries to treat asthma, fevers, sore throats, respiratory infections, and digestive problems. It can relieve flatulence and stimulate the stomach and gastrointestinal tract, and it may also reduce blood cholesterol and decrease a tendency to form blood clots. Many of these actions stem from the ability of cayenne to stimulate the circulation and generate heat, says Dr. Evans. "Cayenne is found in many herbal formulas to get the blood moving." Stops a Charging Bear Cayenne is native to tropical America.

The Top Ten Herbs to Cure Big Diseases

Dr. Richard Schulze and Sam Biser (See book keywords and concepts)

The Kidney Bladder Flush: Juice of one lemon and one lime, 16 to 32 ounces of distilled water, A pinch of cayenne pepper, and maple syrup to taste [optional]. Dr. Schulze's Kidney and Bladder Tea, plus stone-dissolving herbs (if you need them): 60% by volume an equal blend of: Juniper berry, Uva Ursi leaf, Parsley root and leaf, Corn silk, Horsetail herb, Dandelion leaf, Marshmallow root. Then, add 20% by volume of Hydrangea root and 20% by volume Gravel root. These are stone-dissolving herbs. Soak 4 ounces in 2 quarts of fresh apple juice for 2 days, then bring up to a simmer.

Optimum Health - A Cardiologist's Prescription for Optimum Health

Stephen T., M.D. Sinatra (See book keywords and concepts)

Fatigue, another major menopausal symptom, may be aided by ginseng, ginger, or cayenne pepper, while anxiety, irritability, and insomnia can be soothed with chamomile, hops, valerian root, or passionflower. (Passionflower is gentle enough to treat hyperactive children and can be used for the elderly who suffer from sleep disorders as well.) Alfalfa and licorice root are also calming herbs; all of these natural remedies are available commonly in forms ranging from teas and prepared tinctures to capsules.

The Top Ten Herbs to Cure Big Diseases

Dr. Richard Schulze and Sam Biser (See book keywords and concepts)

Schulze's Intestinal Corrective Formula #1: By volume, Cape Aloe 1 part, Curacoa Aloe 1 part, Cascara Sagrada bark 2 parts, Senna leaf 1 part, Senna pod 1 part, Oregon Grape root 1 part, Jamaican Ginger root 1 part, Garlic bulb 1 part, and Habanero cayenne pepper 1 part. Maintenance Dose of Colon Formula: Start with one capsule with or just after dinner. Increase by only one capsule per day until you achieve a soft easy bowel movement 15 to 30 minutes after each major meal.

The Woman's Encyclopedia of Natural Healing

Dr. Gary Null (See book keywords and concepts)

Red hot peppers, cayenne pepper, and regular or daikon radishes cut through mucus and help to eliminate breast lumps. SUPPLEMENTS. These nutrients offer extra help when combined with a cleansing diet: Antioxidants. Selenium, and vitamins A, C and E. Magnesium. Magnesium cleanses by entering cells and forcing out excesses of calcium and other minerals. Iodine drops. Iodine speeds up the metabolism of the thyroid gland. As the metabolism perks up, breast lumps tend to disappear.

Sam Biser's save your life collection: A Layman's course in curing last-stage diseases

Sam Biser (See book keywords and concepts)

Reader s Question: Can anything be used in place of cayenne pepper? I am allergic to it. Herbalist: Second best would be ginger, and black pepper, if we're talking about circulation enhancement. But it's almost impossible to get any good black pepper that isn't horribly tainted, so ginger's really the best choice. Also, some people have a metabolism that doesn't agree with cayenne. They run too hot and cayenne makes them hotter. This is not an allergy, but a constitutional reaction. I am one of those people and I use cayenne only when I have to. 35.1.

You eat enough cayenne pepper, and you won't have to go to your doctor, because you won't have a blood pressure problem. BISER: Some people have written in, Richard, that just taking cayenne has raised their blood pressure. For those people, why don't they just get on a cleansing program? Maybe the blood is moving, but the colon and everything is clogged up? Herbalist: Yes; the blood has the viscosity of mud and it's fatty. I've never seen cayenne raise blood pressure. In order to determine your blood pressure, you have to take it at least three times a day.

Nerve formulas to build up your nervous system and sedate you. 5) cayenne pepper in as large and regular doses as you can tolerate to support your circulation and to stimulate nerves and organs. 7) Eliminate all electronics from the bedroom. 8) You may have to change the position of your bed or use a different bedroom. There are highstress zones in the earth that can kill in time if you sleep directly over them. If you don't know, just experiment moving the bed or bedroom and see how you feel in the morning. This is a factor that can block herbs or anything else from working.

Ingredients: Juice of one lemon and one lime 16 to 32 ounces of distilled water A pinch of cayenne pepper maple syrup to taste (optional) Fifteen minutes after drinking the kidney/bladder flush, drink 2 cups of a kidney/bladder formula, given in the lesson on kidney cleansing). Also drink 1 to 2 cup(s) of this tea in the early afternoon and early evening. In each cup of the Kidney/Bladder Tea, add 1 dropperful (35 drops) of a kidney/bladder tincture. The formula will be given in the lesson on kidney cleansing. 2.8 BOWEL CLEANSING 2.8.

In fact, in the spice section, you can get the cayenne, you can get the mustard, and Have your helper squirt cayenne pepper in your mouth if youfeel like fainting. It will bring you out of it. you can get the ginger for the bath and you can get the ginger for the herbal tea. You can get minced, dehydrated garlic cloves, if you have to. Now you've got the garlic there for the rectal injection; and so everything you need for the cold sheet treatment, you can get right in the grocery store. Drink as many cups of tea as you can get down, but the minimum is six.

Optimum Health - A Cardiologist's Prescription for Optimum Health

Stephen T., M.D. Sinatra (See book keywords and concepts)

IV2 cups broccoli, chopped 2 cloves garlic, minced 3 tablespoons toasted-sesame-seed oil 1 teaspoon thyme 1 teaspoon marjoram Dash of cayenne pepper, freshly ground pepper, or finely chopped fresh ginger 2 tablespoons miso Fresh parsley, chopped Optional ingredients: mushrooms, brown rice Directions Soak sea vegetables for thirty minutes and discard water (this takes out the excess sodium). Now place in 3 quarts water and simmer. Saute onion, carrot, broccoli, and garlic in oil for five minutes, or until onion is partially translucent.

Herbs of Life: Health & Healing Using Western & Chinese Techniques

Lesley Tierra (See book keywords and concepts)

Even a common herb tike cayenne pepper has been adulterated with sawdust. Be especially wary of the following commonly available herbs for adulteration: echinacea (Echinacea angustifolia), scullcap (Scutellaria lateriflora), prickly ash bark (Xanthozylum spinosa), sarsaparilla (Smilax officinalis), slippery elm powder (Ulmus fulva) and black cohosh (Cimicifuga racemosa). Finally, there are a number of herbs, such as lady's slipper (Cyp-ripediumpubescens), which are forbidden to be picked in many states because they are endangered species.

Heinerman's Encyclopedia of Fruits, Vegetables and Herbs

John Heinerman (See book keywords and concepts)

They should not be confused with red or cayenne pepper which comes from the Capsicum species. Nifty Frostbite Remedy During my 1979 sojourn to mainland China, I happened to get up into the cold parts of Inner Mongolia. There I picked up a nifty remedy for treating frostbitten fingers, toes, ears and nose I'd like to pass on to you. Well in advance of the coming of winter, soak 2 tbsp. of whole black peppercorns and 1 tbsp. each of coarsely grated horseradish and ginger roots in 1-1/4 cups of white wine for a week.

Gary Null's Power Aging

Gary Null (See book keywords and concepts)

For circulatory system help, the following apply: Ginkgo biloba, gotu kola, hawthorn berry, vitamin E, cayenne pepper, ginger, marjoram, and garlic. Bilberry is an extremely important nutrient, a superstar for the eyes. Pine bark extract and grape seed extract (generally between 100 to 500 mg a day) are also good because they fortify the capillaries that furnish the eyes with fluid, and aid in the prevention of lens impairment. Two Chinese herbs useful for healing dry and inflamed eyes are daigaku eyedrops and shehu.

The Practical Encyclopedia of Natural Healing

Mark Bricklin (See book keywords and concepts)

Rappaport's brew, because it includes many of the "tried and true" natural cold remedies. The cayenne pepper and the garlic both have germicidal properties, and both make you perspire, which seems to bring relief. Lemons are loaded with vitamin C (more so than limes) and are also rich in bioflavonoids, substances that seem to make vitamin C work better. If the mixture is too strong for you, feel free to cut it by adding water or an appropriate herbal tea. There's a wide choice of teas said to be good for colds.

To make a powerful liniment for sprains and congestion, gently boil one tablespoon of cayenne pepper in one pint of cider vinegar. Bottle the unstrained liquid while it's hot. One authority says that to relieve the pain of a toothache, first clean out the cavity of the tooth, then make a small plug of absorbent cotton saturated with oil of capsicum. Press this into the cavity. It will probably burn like the devil at first, but it's said to be a good remedy, and the effect long lasting. Cayenne from Sierra Leone in Africa is said to be the most pungent and medicinal.

Herbs of Life: Health & Healing Using Western & Chinese Techniques

Lesley Tierra (See book keywords and concepts)

Stimulating Bath Combine equal parts bayberry bark, ginger, prickly ash and 1/4 part cayenne pepper. This bath helps relieve fever and chills, produces a sweat, helps colds and flus and stimulates the circulation. Bolus A bolus is a suppository inserted into the rectum to treat hemorrhoids or various cysts, or into the vagina to treat infections, cysts, irritations and tumors. Toxins, Cysts and Tumors Useful for drawing out toxins, reducing cysts and tumors in the rectum or vagina.

The Top Ten Herbs to Cure Big Diseases

Dr. Richard Schulze and Sam Biser (See book keywords and concepts)

First, cayenne pepper is not irritating to hemorrhoids. It cures them, especially when applied directly in ointment form. (Notefrom Sam Biser: This is true. I tried it myself and it worked.) Second, it cures gastrointestinal problems in most people. There are a few people who should be cautious with it, those with a hot constitution, but even these people may need cayenne to heal themselves, regardless of any temporary stomach irritation. Third, cayenne is the best healer for broken skin. It may sting, but the wound will heal with less or no scarring, and without infection.

Herbs of Life: Health & Healing Using Western & Chinese Techniques

Lesley Tierra (See book keywords and concepts)

A little cayenne pepper may be added if desired. Teas Herbs that have a mild flavor and are taken internally are usually made into tea. Herbal teas can be taken medicinally and also as a beverage. I enjoy a cup of herbal tea daily. Teas are made from fresh or dried herbs, either cut or whole. If you are using a fresh herb, it should first be rubbed between the palms of your hands, or broken up in a mortar and pestle (called "bruising" the herb), to help release its active ingredients. Powdered herbs can be used in a pinch, but they do not taste as good and are gritty in tea form.

Gary Null's Power Aging

Gary Null (See book keywords and concepts)

A pinch of cayenne pepper in your juice can help soothe the stomach and prevent ulcers and ginger can help upset stomachs. HOW TO EAT RIGHT WITHOUT DIETING You will never have to "diet" again once you learn about the Power Aging diet. As you develop these good eating habits you'll learn what to substitute, what to avoid, and what to add to your diet to make every meal healthy and energizing. The Power Aging diet will stay with you for a lifetime because it's not so much a diet as a way of life.

The Omega Diet: The Lifesaving Nutritional Program Based on the Diet of the Island of Crete

Artemis P. Simopoulos, M.D., and Jo Robinson (See book keywords and concepts)

Add the peppers, sugar, salt, and cayenne pepper and cook for another few minutes. Finally, add the shrimp or squid and cook briefly until done. Serve over rice. NUTRITIONAL VALUE PER CUP (NOT INCLUDING RICE): Calories Protein Carbs Sodium Total Fat Sat. Fat Choi. 181 19 gms. 9 gms. 138 mgs. 6 gms. <1 gms. 138 mgs. LA LNA EPA DHA Omega-6/Omega-3 1 gms. 0.5 gms. 0.1 gms. 0.1 gms. 1.4 Meat Entrees CHICKEN IN HELLFIRE You may wonder—what does a sauce taste like that has two cups (that's not a misprint) of vinegar?? Delicious!

Vn t. cayenne pepper (or to taste) Vn cup sliced green onions fjA cup grated Parmesan, fresh, not preshredded) Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Blend together lemon and oil and coat chicken thighs. Place thighs in a shallow baking dish and bake for approximately 50 minutes. Remove from oven and drain off all accumulated juices. Blend remaining ingredients except Parmesan and spread over chicken. Sprinkle Parmesan on top. Return to oven and broil until the Parmesan has melted and is just beginning to brown.

The Edge Effect: Achieve Total Health and Longevity with the Balanced Brain Advantage

Eric R. Braverman (See book keywords and concepts)

Use the drippings from the chicken with added savory as your salad dressing. Finish with a cup of instant chocolate drink and l/z cup of berries. 2 oz. cheese with grapes; 1 cup of plain yogurt; 4 oz. egg salad on rye toast; granola bar; 1 baked sweet potato; 1 small bran muffin; 1 cup of raw string beans sprinkled with marjoram. HEALTHY SNACKS allergies: low-histamine diet and low-serotonin diet Serotonin deficiencies often occur as allergies. There is some evidence that a diet that eliminates additives and foods high in histamines may lessen the severity of allergic reactions.

The Top Ten Herbs to Cure Big Diseases

Dr. Richard Schulze and Sam Biser (See book keywords and concepts)

Brain tumors: I once had a patient who dissolved his brain tumor by using massive doses of cayenne pepper. This man was in his 50's and he was diagnosed with a rapidly advancing, malignant brain tumor. With this tumor, they said that even with surgery, radiation, and chemotherapy, he would only have a 5% chance of survival. When he came to me, it was evident that he had no idea what natural healing really was and he was not going to make any major changes in his lifestyle. He was a big fan of Dr. Christopher and asked if cayenne would help him.

I have seen many patients, in the midst of a stroke, come out of it right away, by immediately giving them cayenne pepper. BISER: How much? SCHULZE: A heaping tablespoonful in a glass of warm water, or ten dropperfuls of tincture. This is also the same treatment and dosage for someone having a heart attack. Cayenne, when used in higher doses and with strong enough cayenne, is most effective for heart and blood circulation problems, and for angina pectoris, palpitations, and cardiac arrhythmias. It's a miracle for congestive heart failure.

Into two quarts of water, you would put a couple of heaping tablespoons of cayenne pepper, and a couple of heaping tablespoons of fresh, grated ginger. That will do the trick. If you add mustard, you need the French and English mustard seed, which is much stronger. All these go into the pores, warms, burns, and brings blood; it moves the blood, especially if you have congestive heart failure, or cardiomyopathy, in which the heart muscle is rotting. You do this once or twice a day, depending on the severity of your condition.

Herbs of Life: Health & Healing Using Western & Chinese Techniques

Lesley Tierra (See book keywords and concepts)

For stimulating the circulation in the toes and feet, especially when outdoors on a cold day, first put on a thin pair of inner socks, then sprinkle a teaspoon of cayenne pepper into a thicker pair of outer socks. Next, put these on over the inner socks. Many people have remarked about how effective this is in keeping their feet warm! Salves A salve is a thick herbal od that can be put on the skin and left there. Used for bites, stings, cuts, sores, scrapes, bums and other skin problems, salves heal the skin quickly. They also reduce pain and eliminate itching almost immediately.

The complete Book of Water Healing - Using the Earth's most essential resource to cure illness, promote health, and soothe and restore body, mind, and spirit

Dian Dincin Buchman, Ph.D. (See book keywords and concepts)

An over-the counter cayenne pepper or capsaicin ointment may be applied directly to the blisters to ease the nerve pain. This type of preparation takes about 10 days to become entirely effective, but it has a remarkably positive effect. It comes in two strengths. Purchase the stronger one. In general, avoid extreme stress. The herpes zoster virus (childhood chick-enpox) hides in the nerve ganglia and reemerges as blister-type eruptions when a patient is overstressed or overtired. Because the pain is on the nerve pathway it can be agonizing.

What Color is Your Diet?

David Heber, M.D., Ph.D. (See book keywords and concepts)

Spicy Fish Stew (red; yellow/green; white/green) This stew is seasoned like a gumbo with hell peppers, garlic, cumin, cayenne pepper, and hay leaves. This recipe is very flexible, and you can experiment with different vegetables, and with a variety of seafood. Frozen shrimp and scallops are widely available and make this dish quick and easy, but you can use any kind offish. Some seafood markets sell mixed fish pieces for chowders, which are perfect for this and much less expensive than whole filets.

The ABC Clinical Guide to Herbs

Mark Blumenthal (See book keywords and concepts)

Aged Garlic Extract™ per capsule, plus hawthorn berry (50 mg), cayenne pepper (10 mg), and vitamin E (100 IU). Pure-Gar® Garlic Powder A-2000: Essentially Pure Ingredients™, c/o Pure Gar L.P. / 21411 Prairie Street / Chatsworth, CA 91311 / U.S.A. / Tel: (800) 537-7695 / Dried powder from Allium sativum (garlic bulb): allicin yield 2,000 ppm min.; total thiosulfinates yield 2,100 ppm minimum; allian 7,500 ppm minimum; gamma-glutamylcysteines 10,000 ppm minimum.

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